This page features alphabetical lists of databases:
- Databases requiring Alden Library barcode
- Databases requiring Massacusetts location or public library barcode
Library for the Commonwealth
The Boston Public Library serves as a resource for Massachusetts residents, students and those employed witin Massachusetts. Access databases the Alden Library does not have with your BPL eCard.
Links to useful BPL resources:
Journals in Full Text
Interlibrary Loan (ILL)
At times when the Alden Library does not own something you are looking for, the item can often be requested from another library via Interlibrary Loan (ILL). The service is free and many items can be obtained within one week. To initiate an ILL use the ILL Request form. ILLs can also be initiated from within the Library catalog by using the “Request” link. To process an ILL you must have a valid Library barcode. For questions about ILL, contact Paula McDonald, Circulation and Interlibrary Loan Manager, by phone (508) 854-7491, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Alden Library Databases Alphabetically by Title
A QCC Library barcode number or student ID number is required for Off Campus Access.
Massachusetts state databases free to anyone in state, no login required.
Axis360 (requires app to download eBooks)
BiblioBoard (requires app to download eBooks)
CINAHL Complete (Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature)
EBL (eBook Library) (requires app to download eBooks)
Films On Demand Master Academic Collection (Includes: Business & Economics, Health, Humanities & Social Sciences, Science & Mathematics, and Archival Films and Newsreels Collections)
Literature Resources from Gale and Literature Criticism Online are now Artemis Literary Sources
Salem Press ebooks (health, history, literature, and science)
ScienceDirect (Health, Life, Physical, Social, and Behavioral Sciences)
STAT!Ref an electronic resource for healthcare professionals
Discover books, articles and more
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